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Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Celebrate Spring at Fanshawe Pioneer Village in London, Ontario

News Release

April 30, 2012 London Ontario - Spring has arrived at Fanshawe Pioneer Village!  Come and take part in our exciting events!

Currently on Exhibit – Trillium Community Gallery, Spriet Family Visitor Centre
To Friday, August 23rd

First feature exhibition in the Trillium Community Gallery, “BIG ON GRAPHICS!  BIG on DESIGN!” This  exhibition  was created by 98 students of the second year Graphic Design program of Fanshawe College under the direction of Tony Paul. 


Presented in partnership with Fanshawe College

Village Opening - Saturday, May 18th
Opening Day for the 54th season of Fanshawe Pioneer Village.

Queen Victoria’s Birthday Celebrations -  Monday, May 20th
Celebrate the birthday of Her Majesty Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Empress of India.  Join us for nineteenth century games, historical speeches, and vintage base ball all in reverence to our longest reigning monarch.   Who knows?  She might just make a sea voyage to the colonies to visit with her subjects in the Upper Canadian town of Fanshawe. 

Vintage Base Ball game between London Tecumsehs and the Woodstock Actives at 1:00 pm.

Sponsored by Superior Computers INC.

Spring on the Farm - Saturday, June 15th and Sunday, June 16th

Come meet the sheep, pigs, ducks and poultry who will live at Fanshawe Pioneer Village this season.  See heavy horse teams planting spring crops in the farm fields and demonstrations of sheep shearing and herding.

Sponsored by Dupont Pioneer Canada

Visit our new Spriet Family Visitor Centre!
 
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